Healthcare in France

"Le système de santé en France"
French A1 writing exercise

Learn about France's healthcare system.

Pay attention to the hints!

Some vocabulary you may want to look up before or during this exercise: "health", "a right", "universal", "the hospital", "to pay", "already", "included", "taxes", "a prescription (doctor)", "the pharmacy", "to present (show)", "to reimburse", "to work (function)".

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How the test works

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In France, health is a universal right. When we must go to the hospital, we don't pay, because it's already included in our taxes. When we go to the doctor or for prescriptions at the pharmacy, we have to present our "carte Vitale", and the Assurance Maladie reimburses us after a few days. And you, how does it work in your country?

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